Eight Freshmen Prepare for Collegiate Action
Early Preseason Test for the Huskies
Men's Soccer Returns Mix of Youth and Experience
The Huskies are set to host the Bearcats at Morrone Stadium on Oct. 8 at 7 p.m.
Andrew Geres and Tyler Leeman each tallied their first career goals just 2:06 apart to give UConn its first win of the year
AS A REDSHIRT-JUNIOR (2016): Started in 14 of the 16 matches he played...Second on the team with three goals...Contributed three assists...Career-high four points against Loyola-Maryland on Sept. 17 (1 goal, 2 assists)...Recorded two game-winning goals against Cornell (Sept. 5) and at Tulsa (Oct. 1).
AS A REDSHIRT-SOPHOMORE (2015): Provided a spark off the Husky bench during the regular season, appearing in 17 total matches… Registered his first career goal in UConn’s 2-1 non-conference win over Harvard on Sept. 10… Added a goal in a 2-1 win over USF on Oct. 31… Finished fifth on the team with eight total points.
AS A REDSHIRT FRESHMAN (2014): Played in 11 games for UConn, tallying 232 minutes on the field... Finished the season with five shots and two shots on goal... Appeared in Connecticut's American Athletic Quarterfinal match against Temple (Nov. 8).
AS A FRESHMAN (2013): Redshirted after not appearing in any games in 2013.
PRIOR TO UCONN: Played three years for head coach James Stotler at Portland High School ... A member of the All-Conference, All-State and All-New England tams during his junior season ... Also earned mention on the Hartford Courant All-Courant First Team and Middletown Press All-Area Team in 2011 ... A member of the Oakwood Soccer Club for seven years and competed with the Oakwood Soccer Club United States Development Soccer Academy from age 16-17 ... Selected as the team captain of that squad.
PERSONAL: Accounting major ... Born Aug. 29, 1995